Request by the Prime Minister, Temporary Closure of Schools across Japan

Request by the Prime Minister, Temporary Closure of Schools across Japan

On February 27th, at the Novel Coronavirus Infection Control Headquarters, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced an appeal for the temporary closure of elementary, junior high, and senior high schools.

The closure is to be implemented from March 2nd and to continue through the spring break.

Regarding entrance examinations and graduation ceremonies, preventative measures against infection are insisted.

Source: https://www.nikkei.com/article/DGXMZO56131560X20C20A2MM8000/